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Kamehameha Schools campuses

Founded in 1887, Kamehameha Schools is a statewide educational system supported by a $9.06 billion trust, endowed by Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop. The system includes K-12 campuses on O‘ahu, Hawai‘i, and Maui, and 31 preschool sites statewide. The combined 6,715 preschool through grade 12 student enrollment makes Kamehameha the largest independent school system in the United States. Kamehameha Schools gives preference to children of Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law.

     
Early Education  
Early education — Kamehameha preschools

Since its inception more than 20 years ago, the Kamehameha Schools Early Childhood Education (ECE) Division has provided over 11,000 keiki with their first preschool experience. Today, Kamehameha Schools serves 1,317 three- and four-year-olds at 31 preschool sites statewide. In 2004, the ECE Division also began serving keiki from birth to three years old, as part of its Hi‘ilani Early Childhood Collaborative program.

About Hi‘ilani Early Childhood Family Education (PDF - 403KB)
About KS Preschools (PDF - 1.3MB)

For more information about applying to Kamehameha preschools, applicants on O‘ahu may call 842-8800; Neighbor Island applicants may call 1-800-842-4682 (IMUA) ext. 8800.

     
Hawaii Campus  
Hawai‘i Campus — Kea‘au
Opened in August of 2001, Kamehameha's 300-acre Hawai‘i Campus is located roughly seven miles south of Hilo, in Kea‘au just off the Volcano Highway. It is currently home to 1,118 students in grades kindergarten through 12.
 
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High School home   About Hawai‘i Campus (PDF - 831KB)
Middle School home   Campus map (PDF - 234KB)
Elementary School home   Virtual campus tour
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Kapālama Campus  
Kapālama Campus - Honolulu
The original 600-acre hillside campus, on the island of O‘ahu, provides an environment conducive to learning. The spacious campus has more than 70 buildings, an Olympic-size swimming pool, tennis courts, and a new athletic complex with a football/soccer field, track and seating for 3,000. This campus offers a boarding program, designed to help students attain high academic performance, positive self-esteem, and personal and community responsibility. The Kapālama campus is currently home to 3,196 students, grades K-12.
 
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High School home   About Kapālama Campus (PDF - 956KB)
Middle School home   Campus map (PDF - 63KB)
Elementary School home   Virtual campus tour
  Faculty
     
Maui Campus  
Maui Campus — Pukalani
The Kamehameha Schools Maui Campus is located in Pukalani on the gentle slopes of Haleakala. It is currently home to 1084 students, grades K-12. Facilities at the 180-acre campus include a 2,200-seat stadium, two full-size gymnasiums, six classroom buildings, and two learning centers.
 
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High School home   About Maui Campus (PDF - 1MB)
Middle School home   Campus map (PDF - 202KB)
Elementary School home   Virtual campus tour
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